UC Master Gardener Program
University of California
UC Master Gardener Program

Master Gardener Endowment

About us

University of California Master Gardener volunteers help Californians extend their understanding of research-based information on home horticulture, pest management and sustainable landscape practices.

By making a contribution to the Master Gardener Endowment you are making one of the most selfless and charitable acts of philanthropy. It is the gift that keeps on giving and continues to grow and fund the important work Master Gardeners for future generations.


How are Funds Managed? 

The Master Gardener Endowment funds are pooled and managed by the Office of the Treasurer of the Regents of the UC System. The interest generated is used to support the mission of the UC Master Gardener Program in across the state.

If you are interested in specifying that your donation is to support a specific county, please talk with us about your desire and we will explain the process. Please contact the Development Office of the UC Master Gardener program to discuss your ideas for philanthropy to this critically important endowment.


Online Giving

The UC Master Gardener Program online giving website is a secure, safe way to make gifts using your credit card. If you would like your gift to be in honor or memory of someone you will have the opportunity to make this request using the online form. Please be sure to include all needed contact information so that we can appropriately acknowledge your gift.


Giving by Mail

You may mail checks made out to the UC Master Gardener Program to the address below. Please include your full name and address, so that we can properly acknowledge your gift and send you a receipt:

University of California division of Agriculture & Natural Resources 
Attn: Master Gardener Program 
2801 Second Street 
Davis, Ca 95618

If your gift is in honor or memory of someone, please provide the honoree’s name and address so that we can send the appropriate acknowledgement.


Contact Us!

We welcome the opportunity to talk with you about your philanthropic goals and how we can help you fulfill them. Below are several ways you can help the UC Master Gardener Program flourish for future generations.

Phone: 530.750.1388
E-mail: MasterGardeners@ucanr.edu


"Help us advance our work into the next century and continue to provide information to grow by!"


Thank you for your generous support of the important work of the UC Master Gardener volunteers across the state of California. With your continued generosity, we will reach out to the residents of our state to educate and excite them about sustainable horticulture.

Webmaster Email: mgwomack@ucanr.edu